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Terms and Conditions of Use

Please Read These Terms Carefully Before Using This Site

CareScout, LLC ("CareScout") provides this website (the "Site"), subject to the following Terms and Conditions of Use, which may be updated by CareScout from time to time without notice. This Site provides the Provider, (collectively known throughout this agreement as “you” or “your” or “User”) with certain services, related to your participation in the Provider Portal, including but not limited to, access to your information (“Services”). The term “Provider” as used in these Terms and Conditions of Use shall mean facilities, home care providers, and other similar businesses. Use of this Site and the Services are subject to the Terms and Conditions of Use and all applicable laws. By using the Site, you agree to abide by all of the terms and conditions set forth in this notice. Unless stated otherwise, any new Services and materials added to this Site also will be covered by these Terms and Conditions of Use.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OR CONDITIONS, DO NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THIS WEBSITE OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE. YOUR ACCESS AND USE OF THIS WEBSITE CONSTITUTES YOUR AGREEMENT TO ABIDE BY EACH OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH BELOW.

ANY USER OF THE SITE THAT AGREES TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE IS DEEMED TO HAVE THE REQUISITE AUTHORITY TO ACT ON BEHALF OF THE PROVIDER.

Services on this Site

By registering for this Site, you will have the ability to set your zip codes of service, access materials, which include, but are not limited to, the Provider Manual and CareScout Highlights.

To the extent your information is updated on the Site, that information is automatically saved to our database and will be displayed on CareScout.com to CareScout.com website visitors.

Information Provided by You

In order to use the Services on this Site, you will have to register. You agree to provide true, accurate and current information as prompted by this Site. If any information you provide is untrue, inaccurate, incomplete or not current, or if CareScout has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, incomplete or not current, CareScout, in its sole discretion, has the right to suspend or terminate your access to the Site. CareScout may periodically prompt you to review and update any information provided by you; however, you agree to update your Personal Information (defined in the Privacy Policy) and provider information promptly as changes occur. Further, you agree that CareScout will not be liable to you or any third party if CareScout terminates your access to the Site, and the Services or materials thereon, for any reason.

CareScout do not want you to, and you should not, send any confidential or proprietary information to CareScout via the Site. You agree that any information or materials that you or individuals acting on your behalf provide to CareScout will not be considered confidential or proprietary. By providing any such information or materials to CareScout , you grant to CareScout an unrestricted, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, display, publicly perform, transmit, distribute and sub-license to others such information and materials, and you further agree that CareScout is free to use, and allow others to use, any ideas, concepts or know-how that you or individuals acting on your behalf provide to CareScout . You further recognize that CareScout does not want you to, and you warrant that you shall not, provide any information or materials to CareScout that is defamatory, threatening, obscene, harassing, or otherwise unlawful, or that incorporates the proprietary material of another. CareScout will use Personal Information in accordance with the Privacy Policy posted on this Site.

Information Provided by CareScout

Certain information will be automatically provided by CareScout for your profile. If you find errors in this information, please contact CareScout at 800-846-4595.

Communications to the User

Notices from CareScout to you regarding your use of the Site, the Services and materials will be made by e-mail or regular mail, in the sole discretion of CareScout, unless otherwise required by law.

Cancellation

You may cancel your use of the Site at any time by contacting CareScout at 800-846-4595. However, any information you have provided by registering onto this Site will still display on CareScout.com. Additionally, canceling your use of the Site will not remove you from the CareScout Quality Network.

Limited License

Subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement, CareScout grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, and use this Site and the materials thereon. You agree not to interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of the Site in any way, whether such interruption is intentional or otherwise. CareScout authorizes you to use the Services and materials on this Site only for uses consistent with these Terms and Conditions of Use. CareScout hereby reserves all legal rights to remedy any such misuse or interruption of the Site, Services, and the materials.

Legal Notice

The information available on the Site is intended to be general information/resource regarding the matters covered, but is not offered as medical, legal, accounting, tax or other financial advice, is not always tailored to your specific circumstances, and is not an acceptance of care or services by the consumer. ALL INFORMATION, OPINIONS AND ADVICE AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE SHOULD BE EVALUATED IN CONSULTATION WITH A MEDICAL, LEGAL, ACCOUNTING, TAX, INVESTMENT OR OTHER APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL.

THIS SITE IS NOT INTENDED FOR DISTRIBUTION TO, OR USE BY, ANY PERSON OR ENTITY IN ANY COUNTRY OR JURISDICTION WHERE SUCH DISTRIBUTION OR USE WOULD BE CONTRARY TO LOCAL LAW OR REGULATION. BY OFFERING THIS SITE AND INFORMATION, OR SERVICES VIA THIS SITE, NO DISTRIBUTION OR SOLICITATION IS MADE BY CARESCOUT TO ANY PERSON TO USE THIS SITE, OR SUCH INFORMATION, SERVICES IN JURISDICTIONS WHERE THE PROVISION OF THIS SITE AND SUCH INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IS PROHIBITED BY LAW. The Services described on this website: are available only to Users and providers in the United States of America unless otherwise specifically noted; may not be available in all states of the USA; and are subject to all applicable laws and regulations. THE FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS OF INDIVIDUAL PRODUCTS OR POLICIES ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE UNDERWRITING INSURANCE COMPANY. NEITHER CARESCOUT ARE LEGALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR INSURANCE PRODUCT/POLICY OBLIGATIONS. The information contained on this website may be limited in scope and may change without notice.

Proprietary Rights

All materials and content on this website (as well as the organization and layout of the website) are owned and copyrighted by CareScout and may, except where expressly indicated, be accessed, downloaded or printed for your use as a provider only and where such use is consistent with your contractual relationship with CareScout. You agree to comply with all such laws worldwide in your use of this Site and to prevent any unauthorized copying of the materials. Except as expressly provided herein, CareScout does not grant any express or implied right to you under any patents, trademarks, copyrights or trade secret information. CareScout and the CareScout logo are service marks/trademarks of CareScout, LLC.

In addition to copyright laws, you acknowledge that the content and materials on this website may also be protected by trademarks, patents, trade secrets, and other proprietary rights or laws. Without the prior written permission of CareScout , you may not frame or use framing techniques, sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit, or create derivative works from any material and content on this website, in whole or in part for your commercial use.

You agree to use the Services and related content and materials only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict, or inhibit anyone else's use and enjoyment of the website. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by CareScout.

If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on the website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact CareScout to report the possible infringement.

DISCLAIMER

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT: (1) YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AND THE SERVICES AND MATERIALS PROVIDED AT THE SITE ARE AT YOUR SOLE RISK, AND (2) THE MATERIALS MAY CONTAIN INACCURACIES AND TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CARESCOUT DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE MATERIALS OR THE RELIABILITY OF ANY ADVICE, OPINION, STATEMENT OR OTHER INFORMATION DISPLAYED OR DISTRIBUTED THROUGH THE SITE. FURTHER, CARESCOUT CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT AN INTERESTED CONSUMER WILL HIRE YOU. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT ANY RELIANCE ON THE MATERIAL OR ANY STATEMENT, MEMORANDUM, OR INFORMATION SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. CARESCOUT (AS TO THEIR MATERIALS ONLY) RESERVES THE RIGHT, IN THEIR SOLE DISCRETION, TO CORRECT ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY PORTION OF THE SITE. WE USE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO PROVIDE YOU WITH ACCURATE INFORMATION. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT, HOWEVER, TO MAKE CORRECTIONS AND/OR CHANGES SHOULD THIS INFORMATION PROVE TO BE INACCURATE. CARESCOUT (AS TO THEIR MATERIALS ONLY) MAY MAKE ANY OTHER CHANGES TO THE SITE, THE MATERIALS AND THE PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS, SERVICES OR PRICES (IF ANY) DESCRIBED IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. THIS SITE, THE SERVICES, INFORMATION AND MATERIALS ON THE SITE AS WELL AS ANY SOFTWARE MADE AVAILABLE ON THE SITE, ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NONINFRINGEMENT, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES. THEREFORE, SOME OF THE EXCLUSIONS ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation of Liability

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT CARESCOUT AND ITS AFFILIATES WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM: (i) YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, THE SERVICES, OR MATERIALS, OR (ii) THE USE OF ANY DATA, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OBTAINED FROM TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE WEBSITE, OR (iii) ANY STATEMENT OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY INCLUDING INFORMATION, STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT BY CONSUMERS, OR (iv) THE CONSUMER’S CHOICE OF PROVIDER, OR (v) INACCURATE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE REGARDING YOUR INFORMATION PROVIDED BY YOU OR PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY TO CARESCOUT, OR (vi) YOUR CONDUCT WITH CONSUMERS, OR (vii) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATED TO THE SITE, THE SERVICES OR MATERIALS. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND THE SITE WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED TO YOU ABSENT SUCH LIMITATIONS. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. THEREFORE, SOME OF THE LIMITATIONS ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless CareScout and its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and agents from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs, expenses, or fees (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising from or related to your violation of this agreement, or obligation set forth herein. You agree to cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any such claim or action. CareScout reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with CareScout in asserting any available defenses.

Viruses

There is always the possibility of unknowingly acquiring computer viruses on the Internet and thus we want to warn you about infections or viral contamination on your system. It is your responsibility to scan any and all downloaded materials received from the Internet. CareScout is not responsible or liable for any damage caused by viruses or related hazards, whether or not that virus or hazard resulted from a visit to this Site. You, and not CareScout , assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction related to computer viruses.

Links to Other Websites

Websites associated with the Services may contain external links. Please note that CareScout does not endorse or control these websites, and CareScout is not responsible for their content, practices, or policies.

By clicking on any external links on our Site, you acknowledge and agree that you are leaving our Site and entering a third-party website. You should review the terms and privacy policies of that website to understand how it works and how it may use your information.

CareScout is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of any third-party websites that may be linked to or from our Site. Any concerns or issues regarding those sites should be directed to the relevant third-party website and not to us.

CareScout makes no representations or warranties about the accuracy, completeness, or suitability of any information, products, or services on any third-party websites that may be linked to or from our website.

Your use of any third-party websites that may be linked to or from our website is at your own risk. Neither CareScout nor its affiliates are liable for any damages or losses that may result from your use of those sites.

External Links to the Site

All links to the Site must be approved in writing by CareScout. CareScout reserves the right to revoke this consent to link at any time in its sole discretion.

Changes to Website

CareScout may make improvements or changes in the information, services, products, and other materials in the Services, or terminate the Services, this website or a function of this website, in whole or in part, at any time without prior notice or liability. CareScout may modify this Agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified Agreement. Accordingly, you agree to review the Agreement periodically, and if you do not agree to any provision of this Agreement or any modification to this Agreement, you must immediately cease using the website or the Services. Your continued use of the website following any modification of this Agreement will be conclusively deemed your acceptance of the modified Agreement. You acknowledge and agree that CareScout will not be liable for any modification, suspension, or discontinuation of the website, the Services, or any part thereof.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about this Agreement the disclaimers, terms and conditions, the practices of this website, or your dealings with this website, you can contact Customer Service at the following address:

CareScout

11011 West Broad Street

Glen Allen, VA 23060

Tel: 800.571.1918 Fax: 800.513.8860

Accessibility

If you are having difficulty viewing, accessing or navigating the content on this site, or notice any content, feature, or functionality that you believe is not accessible to people with disabilities, you agree to call at 800-571-1918 or email our team at info@carescout.com with "Accessibility" in the subject line and provide a description of the specific feature you feel is not accessible. If you use the Site, you waive any claims regarding accessibility. We will take your feedback seriously.

Miscellaneous

This website and the Services are created and controlled by CareScout in the Commonwealth of Virginia, USA. As such, the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia will govern these disclaimers, terms, and conditions, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. CareScout reserves the right to make changes to the website and these disclaimers, terms, and conditions at any time.

Any cause of action you may have with respect to your use of this Site, the Services or the Materials must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. If for any reason an arbitrator or a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of these Terms and Conditions of Use, and the remainder of the Terms and Conditions of Use shall continue in full force and effect. In the event of termination, the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in the Terms and Conditions of Use will survive.

Effective Date: May 08, 2024

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